Hospice by the Sea
David Smith has been selected as the October Member of the Month for his exemplary and tireless service to the Chamber. As the Chair of the Weston Leads Group and Co-Chair of the Diplomats, David is a welcoming smile and always available to new and existing members as a resource and connector.
David has a broad background in healthcare having worked for hospital, pharmaceutical, rehabilitation and eldercare organizations. A degree in Social Gerontology from the State University of New York and a License as a Nursing Home Administrator enhance his understanding of the needs of today’s aging population. His knowledge and experience enable him to educate physicians, patients and families about services available for those facing a serious illness two trusted providers, Hospice by the Sea and Hospice of Palm Beach Counties which have recently joined together as TrustBridge Health.
David’s sincerity and kindness make him and ideal Hospice Representative who can broach the difficult topic of end of life care with sensitivity and concern. He approaches his responsibility with a strong sense of commitment and a genuine dedication to assisting others to improve the quality of life during life’s most challenging time. He is respected by his clients, colleagues and his peers.
He has actively participated in the FTL Chamber since 2009. And was a founding member of the Weston Leads group in 2010. David became a diplomat for the Chamber in 2012. In Jan 2013, he became the Chair of the Weston Leads group. In 2014, he became the Vice Chair for the Diplomats and in May of 2014 was asked to sit on the board of governors for the Weston Council of the Greater FTL Chamber.
David lives in Weston with his wife, Felicia and children, Daniel, Matthew and Rebecca. He is invested in his social, religious and school communities and active in a variety of organizations. He exemplifies the type of life he wants others to be able to live- one of quality and dignity.